Kevin Johnson is the bestselling author or co-author of more than fifty books and Bible products. He pastors Emmaus Road Church in metro Minneapolis, where he lives with his wife, Lyn, and three growing children. Learn more at kevinjohnsonbooks.com.
Pray the Scriptures Bible: Psalms and Proverbsby Kevin Johnson, Baker Publishing Group Staff
Many of us struggle with prayer. We wonder what to say to God and how to say it. In this first-of-its-kind prayer Bible, bestselling author Kevin Johnson offers Scripture-specific prayers designed to be read and prayed alongside the Scriptures that inspired them. The prayers, specifically connected to Psalms and Proverbs from the GOD'S WORD® Translation, offer an avenue of conversation with the God who speaks to us through His Word, the Bible.
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Kevin Johnson in his new book, "Pray the Scriptures Bible" published by Bethany House Publishers provides us a one of a kind experiential Bible with more than 4,500 responsive prayers covering every portion of scripture. From the back cover: YOUR DAILY COMPANION TO A LIFE OF PRAYER Making daily prayer a habit in your life is easier than ever with the Pray the Scriptures Bible. This first-of-its-kind Bible combines the full text of GOD'S WORD Translation with thousands of prayers to pray alongside the Scriptures that inspired them. Ideal for anyone looking to grow closer to God through prayer, the Pray the Scriptures Bible includes these special features: * more than 4,500 new Scripture-specific prayers * a guide to praying the Scriptures * introduction for each book of the Bible * articles based on major categories of prayer * index of prayers that appear in Scripture * a topical prayer guide The Pray the Scriptures Bible opens a powerful avenue of conversation with God as he speaks to us through his Word. You will learn to pray with more confidence, to apply Scripture to your life, and to pray words you know God hears-and answers. Kevin Johnson pastors Emmaus Road Church in metro Minneapolis. He began pairing Bible verses and prayers on posters for people to walk around and ponder during worship. The response to those posters led to this Bible. "Pray the Scriptures Bible" shows that the entire Word of God teaches us how to pray. "Pray the Scriptures Bible" is God's Word Translation which works to translate the original Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek texts to their closest natural English equivalent. Responsive prayers flow down the outside of every page covering every stretch of Scripture. Every Book of The Bible has an introduction that alerts you to the setting and overarching theme of a book to help you enter into the situation that drives your responsive prayers. Each introduction also highlights what you can expect to gain by praying a specific Bible book. This a wonderful version of The Bible that we will use constantly. Pastor Johnson has done a truly magnificent job with it. Not only can we use it but we can give it as gifts to our friends and family. Disclosure of Material Connection: I received this book for free from Bethany House Publishers. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising."